A Quarterly Chronicle of Current Events. Produced by the Pathe Documentary Unit. Second Quarter 1948. Reel 1. Bogota: rioting, looting and murder take place after assassination of Liberal leader Senor Gaitan. Angry crowds in the streets. Car and building set alight and documents thrown from windows....more
Harry Taft sings and tells numerous jokes.
Former President Taft and Lord Chancellor receive Honorary Degrees at Oxford University, Oxfordshire.
Ex-President Taft receives Honorary Degree at Marshall College in Aberdeen, Scotland.
Calvin Coolidge is inaugurated as President of the United States of America.
Wendell Willkie wins the Republican Nomination for the forthcoming Presidential election.
President Truman gives State of the Union speech to Congress in Washington.
John L. Lewis speaking about signing the coal peace.
New Guinea tribesmen dancing and an exhibition of their carved wooden masks and artefacts.